filthy
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filthy(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (very dirty)
a. mugriento
The windows were filthy. They looked as if they hadn't been cleaned in years.Las ventanas estaban mugrientas. Parecía que no las hubieran limpiado en mucho tiempo.
b. asqueroso
Your hands are filthy! Go and wash them.¡Tus manos están asquerosas! Ve a lavarlas.
c. sucio
Take your filthy muddy boots off before you come in here.Quítate esas botas sucias de barro antes de entrar aquí.
d. mugroso
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
He'd been sleeping in the same clothes for weeks, and they were filthy.Llevaba semanas durmiendo con la misma ropa, y estaba mugrosa.
2. (obscene)
a. obsceno
His mother found a pile of filthy magazines under her teenage son's bed.La madre encontró un montón de revistas obscenas debajo de la cama de su hijo adolescente.
b. indecente
She would never read "Fifty Shades of Grey". She thinks it's filthy.Nunca leería "Cincuenta tonos de gris". Cree que es indecente.
c. verde (joke)
They loved to meet in the bar after the game and tell filthy jokes.Les encantaba reunirse en el bar después del partido y contar chistes verdes.
d. guarro
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
She has a filthy sense of humor. With her, everything is about sex.Tiene un sentido del humor guarro. Para ella, todo es sexo.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(very unpleasant) (United Kingdom)
a. asqueroso
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(weather)
We've had some filthy weather lately - rain with high winds.Últimamente ha hecho un tiempo asqueroso: lluvia con vientos muy fuertes.
b. de perros
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(weather or temper)
The train was late and it was raining, so she arrived at the meeting in a filthy temper.El tren llegó tarde y estaba lloviendo, así que llegó a la reunión con un humor de perros.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(extremely)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
He's always filthy dirty after playing soccer.Siempre llega hecho un asco después de jugar al fútbol.
Her parents are filthy rich. They have a house and a boat on Cape Cod as well as an apartment in New York.Sus padres están podridos en plata. Tienen una casa y un barco en Cabo Cod además de un apartamento en Nueva York.
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filthy
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (very dirty)
a. asqueroso(a)
2. (very bad)
a.
to be in a filthy tempertener un humor de perros
he gave me a filthy lookme atravesó con la mirada
filthy weathertiempo de perros
3. (obscene; language, jokes)
a. obsceno(a)
4. (film, book)
a. indecente
b. guarro(a)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
5. (colloquial)
a.
filthy richasquerosamente rico(a)
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filthy [ˈfɪlθɪ]
adjective
filthier (comparative)filthiest (superlative)
1 (dirty) [+hands, room, house] asqueroso; [+bathtub] mugriento; mugroso; (LAm) [+clothes] muy sucio; [+water] inmundo
the water they have to drink is filthy the bath was filthy he was dressed in filthy rags like a beggar
2 (indecent) [+language, behaviour] grosero; obsceno; [+joke] verde; [+sense of humour] obsceno
he has a filthy sense of humour they were telling filthy jokes Oral sex was filthy. She never mentioned it I don't want to know about your filthy habits
3 (despicable) asqueroso
she called him a filthy murderer lo llamó un asesino asqueroso
he's a filthy brute, never sober I'm not having any of you filthy murderers in here
4 [+weather] asqueroso (informal); de perros (informal); [+temper] de perros (informal); de mil diablos (informal)
what filthy weather we're having! it's a filthy day isn't it?
she was in a filthy temper estaba con un humor de perros or de mil diablos (informal)
adverb
the children came home filthy dirty los niños llegaron a casa sucísimos; los niños llegaron a casa hechos un asco (informal)
whatever he wore, he got filthy dirty the minute he went out
they're filthy rich están podridos de dinero (informal); son unos ricachos (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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